University of Sydney reviews

(4.09) 87 reviews

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University of Sydney ratings

Average ratings for University of Sydney based on 87 reviews
Overall Rating
4.09
Job Prospects
3.94
Teachers
4.02
Course Work
4.37
Time Worthy
4.05
Money Worthy
4.05


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August 2018
Year completed 2019

Positive: The lectures are a mix of theory and practice, meaning that there is an application of theories using case studies, discussions and presentations in every lecture. Lecturers try to teach students how to critically analyze circumstances and ask critical questions. Thus, active involvement of students is very much exp...

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August 2018
Year completed 2021

Positives: Vocational study, no worries about future careers. Lots of practical work and responsibility given

Negatives: The first year had a very heavy work load and little practical work and not all material was relevant

My advice to future students is: Keep on top of your work - lectures take so much time to go over ...

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August 2018
Year completed 2020

Positives: Some interesting subjects and content and overall generally good teaching

Negatives: Group assignments are a joke and the institution makes certain aspects of enrolment etc unclear and difficult

My advice to future students is: Be organised from the beginning of your course re: majors and subjects- plan out e...

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Positives: The prestigious nature of the degree meant it was easy to wow employers. Great peers who helped each other learn and grow

Negatives: Did not work well with the competing nature of the two degrees. Often spent way too much time on the architecture aspect which took aay from the engineering aspect

My advice to ...

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August 2018
Year completed 2018

Positives: Intensive classes are great since you only need to attend class 4 days per unit, allowing you to have more free time to focus on work or assignments.
The teachers I’ve had are great in what they do and have provided a good experience.
The library and resources the university has are extremely helpful

Negati...

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August 2018
Year completed 2010

I majored in Nutrition.

Positives: This course was based in science and had practical components in the final year which were rewarding and prepared us for the workforce.

Negatives: 1. Disorganised
2. Too many graduates and insufficient graduate positions
3. First 3 years had no practical aspects to them, luckily I en...

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August 2018
Year completed 2019

Positives: The Master of Sustainability program at the University of Sydney is an interdisciplinary program. Unlike other programs of the same name or orientation which is dominantly science-based, the Sustainability program in USyd consists of different disciplines and looks into Sustainability holistically. This makes this...

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August 2018
Year completed 2017

Positives: There are many positives aspects
The people there at Sydney really care for you and try to help in anyway possible

The students are open minded and very kind to people and accept people

And it’s very diverse

Negatives: Not everyone cares so much sometimes people don’t do the work and make the other gro...

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July 2018
Year completed 2008

Positives: Good course selection with flexibility

Negatives: Minimal interaction with other students

My advice to future students is: Get organized very early in the academic year

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July 2018
Year completed 2008

Positives: Music tuition on instrument provided ensemble playing provided

Negatives: Subjective marking of performance by some staff.

My advice to future students is: Be confident and don’t take things personally

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